"O time, thou must untangle this, not I. It is too hard a knot for me t'untie."
Mischief and mayhem abound in Illyria after twins Viola and Sebastian are separated in a shipwreck. Believing her brother to be lost forever, Viola, disguised as a man, finds herself caught between the households of the lovelorn Duke Orsino and the grieving Countess Olivia. Servants, friends and lovers entwine in a whirlwind tale of mistaken identity, misadventure and unrequited love. Will all come good in the end?
The Lyceum's Associate Artist, Wils Wilson (The Strange Undoing of Prudencia Hart), directs this heady new production of one of Shakespeare's most joyous comedies.
A Bristol Old Vic and Royal Lyceum Theatre Edinburgh co-production
★ ★ ★ ★
Performed with huge energy... warmth and style
The Stage on The Strange Undoing of Prudencia Hart